From exporters point of view: Kolkata port does not have the Mother vessel facility and does not exporting go directly countries to main i.e EU and
UAE. It goes through transshipment via Colombo & Singapore Mumbai port. and Exporting through
through cost by almost Mumbai 100%. increases This is the one of the biggest constraints for Kolkata garment exporters. This also increases the time of shipment.
Strikes, Political rallies and propagandas on smallest of the issues has always kept investors at the bay as they fear losses.
Attitude of people towards work and mindset of working on traditional values and ethics is a disadvantage.
The industry is largely unorganized and is surviving on manufacturing old methods and of techniques
The industry is mainly catering and in order to domestic to become market export
oriented quality has compliance to be improved and a lot.